Counties begin lifting burn bans following rains
It’s been weeks since several communities around Region 8 have seen rain.
JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Following days of showers and strong storms, several Northeast Arkansas counties have begun lifting burn bans.
On Friday, July 29, Craighead County Judge Marvin Day lifted a ban issued on July 5 that strictly prohibited all outside burning.
Several other counties followed suit Friday, including Sharp and Mississippi counties.
Counties still under a burn ban include:
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